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1st Edition

Applications of Encapsulation and Controlled Release

Edited By

Munmaya K. Mishra

ISBN 9781138118782
Published September 30, 2019 by CRC Press
490 Pages 187 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

The field of encapsulation, especially microencapsulation, is a rapidly growing area of research and product development. Applications of Encapsulation and Controlled Release offers a broad perspective on a variety of applications and processes, including, up-to-date research, figures, tables, illustrations, and references. Written at a level comprehensible to non-experts, it is a rich source of technical information and current practices in research and industry.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Multi-Cyclodextrin Supramolecular Encapsulation Entities for Multifaceted Topical

Drug Delivery Applications

P. D. Kondiah, Yahya E. Choonara, Zikhona Hayiyana, Pariksha J. Kondiah,

Thashree Marimuthu, Lisa C. du Toit, Pradeep Kumar, and Viness Pillay

Chapter 2. Nanocomplexes for Topical Drug Delivery

Sougata Jana, Arijit Gandhi, and Kalyan Kumar Sen

Chapter 3. Polymeric Hydrogels for Controlled Drug Delivery

Hira Ijaz, Farooq Azam, Ume Ruqia Tul-Ain, and Junaid Qureshi

Chapter 4. Polymer–Drug Conjugates as Drug Delivery Systems

Sauraj Singh, Ruchir Priyadarshi, Bijender Kumar, Saleheen Bano, Farha Deeba,

Anurag Kulshreshtha, and Yuvraj Singh Negi

Chapter 5. Cross-Linked Polymers for Drug Delivery Systems

B. A. Aderibigbe

Chapter 6. Micellar Nanoparticles for Lung Cancer Drug and Gene Delivery

Mariana Magalhães, Francisco Veiga, Ana Figueiras, and Ana Cláudia Santos

Chapter 7. Oral Delivery of Insulin by Hybrid Polymeric Hydrogel

Kalyani Prusty, Anuradha Biswal, Niladri Sarkar, and Sarat K. Swain

Chapter 8. Biodegradable Polymers in Controlled Drug Delivery Systems

Anurakshee Verma, Prabhat Kumar, and Ufana Riaz

Chapter 9. Delivery Systems for Proteins and Peptides

Sougata Jana, Arijit Gandhi, and Kalyan Kumar Sen

Chapter 10. Controlled Release of Therapeutic Proteins

Arruje Hameed, Tahir Farooq, Kanwal Rehman, and Muhammad Sajid Hamid Akash

Chapter 11. Polyhydroxybutyrate-Based Nanoparticles for Controlled Drug Delivery

K.V. Radha and S. Saranya

Chapter 12. Smart Delivery Systems for Personal Care and Cosmetic Products

Fanwen Zeng and Nilesh Shah

Chapter 13. Controlled Release of Pesticide Formulations

Dhruba Jyoti Sarkar, S. Majumder, P. Kaushik, Najam Akhtar Shakil, and Jitendra Kumar

Chapter 14. Microcapsule-Assisted Smart Coatings

Mahendra S. Mahajan and Vikas V. Gite

Chapter 15. Encapsulation Technologies for Modifying Food Performance

Maria Inês Ré, Maria Helena Andrade Santana, and Marcos Akira d’Ávila

Chapter 16 Encapsulation of Aroma

Christelle Turchiuli and Elisabeth Dumoulin

Chapter 17. Encapsulation of Flavors, Nutraceuticals, and Antibacterials

Stephane Desobry and Frederic Debeaufort

Chapter 18. Microencapsulation of Phase Change Materials

Jessica Giro-Paloma, Monica Martinez, A. Ines Fernandez, and Luisa F. Cabeza

Chapter 19. Encapsulation of Bioactive Compounds

Francesco Donsi, Mariarenata Sessa, and Giovanna Ferrari

Chapter 20. Cell Immobilization Technologies for Applications in Alcoholic Beverages

Argyro Bekatorou, Stavros Plessas, and Athanasios Mallouchos


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Munmaya Mishra, Ph.D., is a polymer scientist who has worked in the industry for more than 30 years. He has been engaged in research, management, technology innovations, and product development. He currently holds research and technical management responsibility at Altria Research Center and serves as the Editor-in-Chief of three Taylor & Francis’ renowned polymer journals. He has contributed immensely to multiple aspects of polymer applications, including encapsulation and controlled release technologies. He has authored and coauthored hundreds of scientific articles, is the author or editor of eight books, and holds over 70 US patents, over 50 US patent-pending applications, and over 100 world patents. He has received numerous recognitions and awards. He is the editor-in-chief of the recently published 11-volume Encyclopedia of Biomedical Polymers and Polymeric Biomaterials and the Encyclopedia of Polymer Applications. He founded the International Society of Biomedical Polymers and Polymeric Biomaterials as well as a scientific meeting titled Advanced Polymers via Macromolecular Engineering, which has gained international recognition and is under the sponsorship of the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry.